Businesses are encouraged to sign up for a free-of-charge webinar to learn about NSW Government support for workers and their employers, with a focus on insurance, workers compensation and workplace relations.

Funded by the NSW Government, the NSW Small Business COVID-19 Information Webinar – Business Support and Wellbeing is targeted at business owners and will launch on Thursday, 25 June.

The event will be facilitated by Small Business Commission speakers will include representatives from the State Insurance Regulatory Authority (SIRA), NSW Office of Industrial Relations and icare.

The webinar will cover topics such as:
• Understanding health and wellbeing; the core pillars of health; and resources for the small business community
• Looking after yourself and each other; looking after your business; and other Government programs of interest
• Recent amendments to the Long Service Leave Act; obligations relating to workplace legislation and where to obtain this information

The webinar will start with a live question and answer session, with participants able to direct questions to the various Government representatives.

Small businesses are doing it tough and the impacts of drought, bushfires, floods and now COVID-19 has created unprecedented challenges.

The information in this webinar will give employers a greater understanding of workplace relations and insurance related to their business, which could help them get through this difficult time.

Please click here to register.